Assumption of Responsibility - Cremationist (Crematory)


A.R.S §32-1333 A Cremationist must notify the Department of Health Services in writing within five business days after a change in employment, excluding Saturdays, Sundays and other legal holidays.

Crematory Physical Address


Update Point of Contact Email Address
NOTE: There can only be one POC email address and all Board notifications will be sent to the designated POC only


R4-12-612. Crematory requirements, in addition to the requirements in A.R.S. § 32-1394, the responsible cremationist of a crematory shall ensure:

  1. The crematory is maintained free from dirt and debris,
  2. Equipment and supplies maintained in the crematory do not impede passage through the crematory, and
  3. Human remains that are not embalmed are held in a refrigerated holding facility at the crematory or sent to a funeral establishment or another crematory for refrigeration.

R4-12-631. Records requirements for crematories and funeral establishments that provide for cremation. (Refer to the rule for more information.)

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